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Butter Cap or Velvet Shank

Observed: 11th October 2012 By: jaybeebuzzjaybeebuzz’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
poss velvet shank or butter cap

Growing in a large clump on the woodland fringe in leaf litter. Waxy in appearance, off white stem tinged with beige, white gills. Cap colour varies from beige with yellow/dark brown centre to a honey/peach colour with dark centre.


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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Honey Fungus (Armillaria mellea) interacts


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Thanks for your help!

Thanks for your help!

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no problem

Glad to be of help